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Marco Polo Restaurant

Lucarica 6 | Old Town, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
+385 20 323 719
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Ranked #34 of 280 restaurants in Dubrovnik
Price range: $13 - $60
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Hidden gem in the hearth of Old Town Dubrovnik!Restaurant Marco Polo is hidden in the hearth of the Dubrovnik Old Town, in a traditional courtyard of street called Lučarica. Small family restaurant is placed in a private and calm ambient and it offers oasis of busy streets to taste fish, meat and vegetarian specialties of the house.Here is the place where you can taste both traditional recipes from our grandmothers like mussels and seashells in traditional red or white sauce called ‘’Buzzara’’, traditional Black risotto or some of our modern dishes like Tuna Steak Precious Blue in sesame crust.Sharing our food and culture with people all around the world is inspiration for us. We use ingredients like Adriatic tuna, octopus, homemade anchovies, Croatian cheese, Oysters from Ston, extra virgin olive oil from Island of Korčula and lot of herbs to present you taste of our cuisine and culture.Accompanied with excellent Croatian wine, beer and homemade liquors be sure you will experience our past and future on a plate.
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

Lovely restaurant tucked away from the main street. I had sea bass which was the best I've ever had in a restaurant and my brother had pork medallions which was also excellent. Bit of a limited dessert menu (only 3 options) but other than that I would highly recommend Marco Polo. Good selection of meat, pasta, risotto and fish all... More

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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

Croatian fusion cuisine! Had the octopus carpaccio for appetizer. It's a must! Then had the Khubla Khan beefsteak. Tender and flavorful. Lamb chops also amazing! This restaurant has great service and a great menu.

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London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

Visited in early July. If you are looking for a place to eat in the old town you can’t go wrong with Marco Polo. It’s within a dead end side alley so it feels far more private that some of the other restaurants where tourists are walking by looking at your food. The setting is lovely, old walls and greenery... More

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Denver, Colorado
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74 reviews 74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We stopped by here after dinner elsewhere for desert and wine.. We were not disappointed.. The Panna Cotta was one of the best I have ever had.. The wine selection by the staff was perfectly matched.... Definitely worth a visit...

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious and well worth visit. Was a little surprised by the cost, after add-ons, when we only had mains and wines. Still, food was tremendous with a great selection of creation wine.

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New York
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Great atmosphere, perfect seafood dishes. Restaurant definitely worth of visiting! Staff was very friendly! Thx Marko :)

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Bonn, Germany
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Stopped in for a quick lunch. My friend and I both ordered soup to start as well as some smoked meat. I had the fish soup and he the soup of the day, both of which were of lipton noodle cup qualty. In fact, I wouldn't be surprised if it was. The meat wasn't much better. Looks like the dinner... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Had lunch here on our first day and what a great start to our holiday it was ! Lovely food and excellent service at reasonable prices ! Recommended !

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New York City, New York
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53 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Set back in a small alley off the main square you feel away from the crowds. The food tastes fantastic. I had a cold soup of cucumber, yogurt and mint and the tuna. Waiters are friendly and accommodating and you get to choose from a selection of Croatian wines

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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Went here on our last night & unknowing had saved the best till last. Small outdoor space almost an alleyway but good atmosphere. Good service and great food.Invited into the tiny kitchen to learn more about their local cheese & meat,very friendly staff. Well worth a visit.

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